guided hike

Hike the legend of Arthur's seat

Hike the legend of Arthur's seat

Duration:3 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is extremely rare.

About your host

I have been a tour guide in Edinburgh for 5 years doing walking tours of both the Old and New town, Castle tours, Horror tours, and Harry Potter Tours. In my free time would hike Arthur's seat to enjoy the views. After learning a few quirky facts from the locals I started to do my own research and found that every hill had a name and a story to tell. Once I knew the stories behind Arthur's seat,…
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What we’ll do

We start our hike from the base of the seat heading off the beaten track to a part of Arthur's seat that not many tourists know about. It provides a snapshot of Arthur's seat geologic history as well as what the Scots believed was a fairy house. We then travel through the hunters bog and see where the whisky smugglers would set up shop. We head up the stairs known as the Zig Zag where you can see…

What else you should know

This is a medium level hike with long steep sections so packing light. Please give 24 hours notice to cancel. If I cancel the tour on the day due to bad weather I will issue a refund.

What to bring

Water
Good hiking shoes
Wind proof jacket
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guided hike
₹1,373 per person
₹1,373 per person